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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 36%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 12:59 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, May 28, 2014 at 6:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 43' South, Longitude: 175° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.99 meters/second, 1612.8 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 36.0"1002.13 miwest0° 11' 15.5"12.89 minorth1002.26 mi
24 hours12° 04' 31.9"834.96 mieast4° 28' 46.5"307.81 minorth890.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandThu 6:48 AM259 km161 miles140 nmNorthwest NW
RawakiFri 7:48 AM539 km335 miles291 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoFri 7:48 AM949 km590 miles513 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiFri 6:48 AM979 km608 miles528 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaFri 6:48 AM1366 km849 miles738 nmWest-northwest WNW
ApiaFri 7:48 AM1390 km864 miles751 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroFri 6:48 AM1808 km1123 miles976 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaFri 6:48 AM1948 km1210 miles1052 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiThu 7:48 AM2000 km1243 miles1080 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 6:48 AM2003 km1244 miles1081 nmWest W
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